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    Another new build thread: Need help with locations/cams

    I think I'll just go with @EMPIRETECANDY 's T2431T for all locations, in a variety of 2.8 & 3.6mm. These are 4MP and I feel thats good enough for my small property and needs? I'll have a motion sensor flood light on the garage anyway, and a small ceiling-mounted motion sensor to activate the...
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    Another new build thread: Need help with locations/cams

    Perfect info. Thank you! Is there a calc for this kind of info with different FLs? Thanks. As its a fresh build, and wiring must be done during build, I cant easily test mount and view input. By the sounds of this thread, eave/ceiling mounted may be too high and I should be considering wall...
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    Another new build thread: Need help with locations/cams

    Thanks for these suggestions and for the greeting! I should have mentioned the house location is in a fairly safe suburb in Australia. I do take your feedback seriously, but I also dont want to spend $ for the sake of it. One crap thing about our builder, is they wont just run cables or...
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    Another new build thread: Need help with locations/cams

    Hey mate, thanks. I've been using that calculator, but I will have to draw the walls to take another look. I was keeping blind spots in mind, as I was placing everything around 9 foot high and not needing to see 100m in the distance. I would definately not mount higher unless for a good reason...
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    Another new build thread: Need help with locations/cams

    Hi all, Long time lurker. Finally made an account. I am building a 2 story home and would like to install some perimeter cams. I was thinking of using a synology box (like DVA3221) to record low frame rate streams, and upon person detection (using its AI), record high frame rate streams for...
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